„When you draw something it lives and when you photograph it it dies“

—  John Fowles, kniha The Collector

Zdroj: The Collector

Poslední aktualizace 14. ledna 2022. Historie
John Fowles foto
John Fowles1
britský spisovatel 1926 - 2005

Podobné citáty

Ken Robinson foto

„What you do for yourself dies with you when you leave this world, what you do for others lives on forever.“

—  Ken Robinson UK writer 1950

Zdroj: The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything

Gary D. Schmidt foto
Nicole Krauss foto
Meg Cabot foto
Shunryu Suzuki foto

„When something dies is the greatest teaching.“

—  Shunryu Suzuki Japanese Buddhist missionary 1904 - 1971

Zdroj: Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind: Informal Talks on Zen Meditation and Practice

„I do graphics commercially for a living, but when I get affected by things, when something happens in the world, I usually communicate online with my drawings.“

—  Jean Jullien french graphic designer, illustrator, video artist and photographer 1983

Slate interview (2015)

„People--stupid when they lived; potentially stupid when they died.“

—  Rob Thurman American writer 1950

Zdroj: Roadkill

Derren Brown foto
Mark Waid foto
Leonardo DiCaprio foto

„All I know is that when you make a movie it's something you have to live with forever. It's not a job I take lightly.“

—  Leonardo DiCaprio American actor and film producer 1974

http://www.popmonk.com/actors/leonardo-dicaprio/quotes-leonardo-dicaprio.htm

Philip K. Dick foto

„When do I see a photograph, when a reflection?“

—  Philip K. Dick, kniha A Scanner Darkly

Zdroj: A Scanner Darkly

Alice Evans foto

„I love going out and it is a bit sad when the photographers stop asking you for your picture.“

—  Alice Evans British actress 1971

"Meet La Belle Anglaise" By Anna Pursglove Evening Standard, 15 December 2000.

F. Scott Fitzgerald foto

„Your photograph is all I have: it is with me from the morning when I wake up with a frantic half dream about you to the last moment when I think of you and of death at night.“

—  F. Scott Fitzgerald American novelist and screenwriter 1896 - 1940

Zdroj: Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda: The Love Letters of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald

Glen Cook foto

„Soldiers live. He dies and not you, and you feel guilty, because you're glad he died, and not you. Soldiers live, and wonder why.“

—  Glen Cook, kniha Soldiers Live

Zdroj: Soldiers Live (2000), Chapter 99, “By the Military Cemetery: Missing Persons” (p. 664)
Kontext: “It doesn’t make much sense, does it?” my darling whispered to me. “People go at the oddest times and from the oddest causes.”
“Soldiers live,” I muttered.
“You’re turning that into a mantra.”
“You feel guilty. You wonder why him and not me, then you’re glad it was him and not you, then you feel guilty. Soldiers live. And wonder why.”

William James foto

„… do every day or two something for no other reason that you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test.“

—  William James American philosopher, psychologist, and pragmatist 1842 - 1910

Zdroj: 1890s, The Principles of Psychology (1890), Ch. 4
Zdroj: Habit
Kontext: Keep the faculty of effort alive in you by a little gratuitous exercise every day. That is, be systematically ascetic or heroic in little unnecessary points, do every day or two something for no other reason than that you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test. So with the man who has daily inured himself to habits of concentrated attention, energetic volition, and self-denial in unnecessary things. He will stand like a tower when everything rocks around him, and when his softer fellow-mortals are winnowed like chaff in the blast.

Jim Butcher foto
John Dryden foto

„She knows her man, and when you rant and swear,
Can draw you to her with a single hair.“

—  John Dryden English poet and playwright of the XVIIth century 1631 - 1700

Persius, Satire v, line 246.
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

Emily Dickinson foto

Související témata